John Meade Falkner
(1858-1932)

Died aged c. 74

John Meade Falkner (8 May 1858 – 22 July 1932) was an English novelist and poet, best known for his 1898 novel, Moonfleet. An extremely successful businessman as well, he became chairman of the arms manufacturer Armstrong Whitworth during World War I.

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Commemorated on 1 plaque

Rotary International Durham 1923-1973 #5

Home of John Meade Falkner (1858-1932) bibliophile and author

Windy Gap, off Palace Green, Durham, United Kingdom where they lived